The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) Plunges -7.03% Pre-Market

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The Firm sells its products directly to end users and distributors, in each case, for professional use in physician offices, hospitals, clinical laboratories, reference laboratories, universities, retail clinics, pharmacies and wellness screening centers. The Priceline Group Inc. has a 52-week low of $1,392.44 and a 52-week high of $2,043.95. Therefore 71% are positive. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $1,903.47. Priceline.com had 67 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 31. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Monday, January 25 by Wells Fargo. The stock of Rouse Properties Inc (NYSE:RSE) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, January 19. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 11 report. Jefferies maintained the shares of PCLN in report on Thursday, August 3 with "Buy" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of PCLN in report on Friday, October 7 with "Outperform" rating. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, November 10. The rating was upgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy" on Wednesday, September 2.

Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) late Tuesday posted market beating second quarter earnings results, but its Q3 outlook was worse than expected, and its shares sold off hard after hours. The Company, through its online travel companies, connects clients wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. It has a 30.6 P/E ratio. It offers clients an array of accommodation reservations (including hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, apartments, vacation rentals and other properties) through its Booking.com, priceline.com and agoda.com brands.

About 1.45 million shares traded or 261.60% up from the average. Oppenheimer maintained Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) rating on Tuesday, November 10. It has outperformed by 27.93% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $92.19B company.

Since February 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $14.33 million activity. The legal version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/08/09/tributary-capital-management-llc-lowers-position-in-the-priceline-group-inc-nasdaqpcln.html.

Diverting focus on other technical analysis indicators that are on noticeable point, The Priceline Group Inc. Equities research analysts forecast that The Priceline Group Inc. will post $74.20 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 1.02 in 2016Q3.

Analysts expect Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. The Alabama-based Zweig has invested 1.28% in Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN). More interesting news about Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc Buys The Priceline Group Inc ..." published on August 08, 2017 as well as Barrons.com's news article titled: "Priceline Group EPS Seen Surging" with publication date: August 02, 2017. Moreover, Voya Mgmt has 0.09% invested in Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN). Webster Bank N.A. boosted its stake in The Priceline Group by 24.0% in the first quarter. The target implies a 1.42% spike from where the shares are now trading. The Priceline Group Inc. Meiji Yasuda Asset Mngmt Limited holds 3,206 shares. Wealthtrust reported 20 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Roberts Glore Company Incorporated Il stated it has 548 shares or 0.56% of all its holdings. Webster Bank N.A. now owns 62 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the last quarter.

Capital International Inc decreased New Oriental Edu & Tech Grp Inc Adr (NYSE:EDU) stake by 171,600 shares to 418,000 valued at $17.60M in 2016Q4.

PCLN has been the topic of a number of research reports. Aeris Gmbh reported 23,780 shares stake. QDEL was included in 2 notes of analysts from December 16, 2016.

Oracle Investment Management Inc holds 8.94% of its portfolio in Quidel Corporation for 2.52 million shares. Cardinal Capital Management Llc Ct owns 1.35 million shares or 1.29% of their USA portfolio. For the week, the stock is performing 1.21%. Liberty Capital Mgmt, a Michigan-based fund reported 236 shares. About 496,233 shares traded.

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